Director, lyricist and producer Dayaram Dahal has been appointed as the chairman of the Film Development Board.
After the death of Chairman Keshav Bhattarai on December 13 last year, the post of Chairman of the Film Development Board became vacant. The Ministry of Communications, Information and Technology had invited applications for the vacant post.
Ten people had applied to the Ministry of Information and Communication for the post of board chairman.
The names of three of them had reached the Council of Ministers. The ministry had recommended the names of Bhuvan KC, Dayaram Dahal and Rajesh Thapa.